Register NOW for the AHCA/NCAL 60th Annual Convention & Expo
By Doug Beardsley
Have you registered for the AHCA/NCAL 60th Annual Convention & Expo to take advantage of the July 15, 2009 Early Bird registration discount? If not, don’t wait any longer. This year’s convention package offers four days of valuable resources designed for long-term care providers, as well as those who work in other capacities within the profession.
Get More Convention and Expo Value for Your Investment
In this year’s climate of economic change, health reforms, and national initiatives, the education sessions reflected in the convention and expo offer best practices, techniques, and solutions that providers can count on to provide quality services to their long-term care community. Participants will benefit from over 70 education sessions among 13 tracks, connect with other long-term care peers, and earn valuable CEUs.
Attendees will also:
- Hear about the new 2010 regulatory requirements and their implications to long-term care, while reviewing regulatory goals/objectives for survey and enforcement, MDS 3.0, workforce, and fraud/abuse. These topics and more will be presented on the Advocacy Track.
- Gain an understanding of the policy changes that Congress and CMS are likely to make in the future and health care legislation that could affect your facility. Plus, understand the importance of grassroots activism and developing a home court advantage to making your voice heard. These topics and more will be covered on the Advocacy Track.
- Learn the impact of CMS’ Five Star Nursing Home Quality Rating System on nursing homes, in addition to the recent and expected changes to the CMS nursing home survey process, and CMS Surveyor Guidance. These topics and more will be featured on the Survey Track.
- Participate in the review of SNF Part A and B financing issues, and discuss the impact of the economic recession on states and Medicaid rates. Participants will gain understanding about the Medicare Pay-for-Performance program across the country. These topics and more will be discussed on the Finance Track.
There Are Three Ways to Register to Receive the Lowest Convention Rate:
Visit www.ahcaconvention.org or www.ncalconvention.org to complete your online registration and download forms.
Download and complete your registration and housing forms. Fax with your credit card information to 415–979–2276.
Download and complete your registration and housing forms. Mail the completed forms with your credit card information to:
c/o Convention Management Resources
33 New Montgomery, Suite 1420
San Francisco, CA 94105
We look forward to seeing you in the Windy City!